Contact Lens Fitter Salary in the United States

How much does a Contact Lens Fitter make in the United States? The average Contact Lens Fitter salary in the United States is $46,297 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $41,803 and $50,272. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$41,803 to $50,272
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Our optical staff handles all eyewear needs including frame and lens selection and fittings. We ... Contact lens experience is a plus! * Ocular disease experience is a plus! Compensation and Benefits ...
CovalentCareers - 4 days ago
Marilyn Taylor Medical Personnel, Inc. - Los Angeles , CA
Take initial visual acuity measurements, visual field testing * Assist with contact lens fitting and patient instruction * Prepare for and assist with in-office procedures * Surgical Assist Other ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
The Eye Group - El Paso , TX
Responsibilities · Comprehensive eye exams · Contact lens fitting · Provide pre- and post-operative care · Co-manage ocular disease Preferred Skills · Comfort working independently & as part of ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
The Eye Group - Tulsa , OK
... exams · Contact lens fitting Preferred Skills · Interest or training in pediatrics preferred. · Comfort working independently & as part of a team Required Doctor of Optometry degree Company ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
The Eye Group - Colorado Springs , CO
Contact lens fitting * Provide pre- and post-operative care * Co-manage ocular disease Preferred Skills * Patient centered philosophy * Comfortable with team approach Required Doctor of Optometry ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
imatters - Mount Dora , FL
... Contact lens fitting and dispensing Want to be certified, we can provide the foundation for training, mentoring and certification costs are covered.- Certifications as a COA, and COT are awesome ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
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